Lori L. Cherup, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Aesthetic Plastic Surgery and Advanced Skin Care

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Dr. Cherup's Blog


Plastic surgery and Anesthesia

The kind of anesthesia used during a plastic surgery procedure, the skill of the anesthesiologist and nurse anesthetist, and how smoothly the patient moves through the anesthesia technique can either make or break a good plastic surgery operation and its final result. When I had a rhinoplasty in 1985, one year before I got pregnant… Continue Reading →


Causes of Unnatural Plastic Surgery Results

Why do most people shy away from plastic surgery? For some people, they are afraid of pain or  they can’t take time off work. Most commonly I hear that they are afraid of an unnatural-looking plastic surgery result. Most of the time, this results from picking the wrong surgeon. Causes of Unnatural Plastic Surgery Results… Continue Reading →


SkinCeutical MicroPeels are Just What the Aesthetician Ordered

SkinCeutical Micropeels can benefit any type of skin, and can help you! The Micropeel is excellent for a variety of conditions, including aging skin, environmentally damaged skin, skin with acne and sensitive skin. Among the many benefits of SkinCeutical Micropeels are that they can: Reduce sebum production Decrease comedones and refine the appearance of pore size… Continue Reading →


Swelling after tummy tuck/abdominoplasty surgery

Lower abdominal swelling after tummy tuck/abdominoplasty surgery occurs in every patient – the degree to which it is observable or becomes a problem varies greatly. Everyone complains about lower abdominal swelling!! A basic principal is  the fatter or thicker your tummy skin prior to the surgery – the higher the likelihood you will get prolonged… Continue Reading →


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Dr. Cherup is the medical director for Invisible Ink
Laser Tattoo Removal

Unlike older lasers which deliver heat to the pigment and surrounding tissue, the newly FDA approved PicoSure laser uses PressureWave Technology to shatter the ink into tiny particles that are easily eliminated by the body. The result is clearer skin after fewer treatments without injuring the surrounding skin. It also allows for the removal of stubborn blue and green inks as well as previously-treated, difficult tattoos.

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Testimonials


Testimonial 1"I have had both tummy tuck and a back lift surgeries at Radiance. The outomces far surpassed even the most imaginative dreams. I couldn't be more thrilled!...

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Testimonial 1"I love the staff and Dr. Cherup. I would never go anywhere else. The only issue that I had was I wrote the check for my upcoming procedure and asked if it was possible...

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